FORMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCHERS
TALIA ABBATE (SHE/HER)
Aug 2020- May 2022
Talia (University Scholar) is graduated from the Materials Science and Engineering in May 2022. As one of our first undergraduates, Talia is co-author on 2 publications!
She's moving to Boston and working in regenerative medicine! We wish her the best of luck!
SOPHIA HOLLIDAY (SHE/HER)
Aug 2020- May 2022
Sophia graduated from the Material Science and Engineering Department in May 2022.
She's moving to Arizona to work in material design for biomedical applications! We are so excited for her next steps!
DANIEL BISTER (HE/HIM)
Aug 2020- Dec 2021
KATHRYN KALOUF (She/Her)
Aug 2020- June 2022
Kathryn is a third year Biomedical Engineering undergraduate student who is currently using research to explore her interests in the field.
She loves to read, watch animated movies, and paddle board.
Kathryn has moved to the Ferris Lab to continue her training.
LARA LARSON (She/Her)
May 2022- Aug 2022
Lara is a third-year undergrad in biosystems engineering in the biomedical engineering pathway at the University of Kentucky. Previously, Lara has completed an internship as a process development engineer at Pfizer as well as a development engineering co-op in the Ethicon branch of Johnson + Johnson. Lara has long had a passion for autoimmune disease research, specifically with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus work. During Lara’s time at Pfizer, she connected with many leaders within the Inflammation and Immunology sector of the company. Lara’s mentors at Pfizer encouraged her to pursue a doctoral degree following completion of her undergrad with motivation to continue her career path focused in autoimmunity.
Lara is excited to study biomaterials and lupus in the Moore Lab for summer 2022 as part of the Summer Undergraduate Research at Florida program.
CAROLINE LAZARUS (She/Her)
She loves playing soccer, working out, and having time to listen to music.